Galow Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from Galow in Silesia, Poland.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gadow, Balow, Salow, Rakow, Jagow, Grabow, Gielow, Kadow, Glasow

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Galow Family Origin

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Galow Family Occupations

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  • Bakery

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Gardener

    25%
  • Wks In Hat Factory

    25%

In 1880, Bakery, Farmer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Galow. The most common Galow occupation in the USA was Bakery. 25% of Galow's were Bakerys. A less common occupation for the Galow family was Wks In Hat Factory.

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Galow Historical Records

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Galow Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Galow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Galow in 1963 was 86, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galow

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